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They’re departing tomorrow!

Bid 2012 Happy Hearts Love Sharks winners, Amy and Jackson, a warm bon voyage for their deluxe cruise trip to the Galapagos! After almost a year of anticipation, Amy and Jackson are off to claim their grand prize trip sponsored generously by Flight Centre and G Adventures to the world-famous Galapagos islands: home of the blue-footed booby […]

2012 Wins & 2013 Plans

An exciting 2012 for Shark Truth – Happy Hearts Love Shark wedding campaign diverted 20,000 bowls of shark fin soup and expanded to Hong Kong; The Original Szechuan Chongqing Seafood Restaurant joined the #OceanWise and #FinFree programs as the first Chinese restaurant in Canada committing to sustainable seafood; more than 60 media coverages across Canada; and Shark Truth […]

Brenda, an Entrepreneur with a Happy Heart for Sharks

As a participant of the Happy Hearts Love Sharks (HHLS) wedding contest last year, Brenda Lo was inspired to take an eco-friendly approach for her new business, HML Trading Services. Originally from Hong Kong, Brenda feels compelled to support shark conversation given that HK is one of the world’s largest importers of shark fins. Brenda […]

Press Statement: Vancouver Chinatown’s Floata Removes Shark Fin from Menu

Vancouver, BC – October 26, 2012 – Shark Truth applauds Floata Seafood Restaurant, one of Canada’s largest Chinese restaurants, for adopting a Fin Free policy to stop serving shark fin. The announcement was made at the restaurant on Tuesday night by Vancouver City Councillor Kerry Jang at a Vision Vancouver fundraiser. Vision secured a letter […]

Voting for Fin Free Wedding Contest Opens on World Oceans Day

Voting opens today, World Oceans Day, for the 2012 Happy Hearts Love Sharks Wedding Contest. What a FINtastic way to celebrate the oceans, by applauding couples who are helping to save them. Currently couples who have pledged to go fin free for their wedding banquet have diverted over 2,890 bowls of shark fin soup from […]